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English definition of “artless”

artless

adjective uk   /ˈɑːt.ləs/ us    /ˈɑrːt-/
simple and not wanting to deceive: "Why did you take the money?" she asked the child. "Because I wanted it," came the artless reply.Honesty, openness and sincerity
artlessly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Honesty, openness and sincerity
artlessness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Honesty, openness and sincerity
(Definition of artless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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